LOUISVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Two young people died in a crash Sunday afternoon in Winston County, the Mississippi Highway Patrol (MHP) confirmed.
MHP Sgt. Derrick Beckom said the wreck happened on Highway 15 near Jimbo Road.
A northbound pickup truck ran off the left side of the road, then back across to the right side and overturned.
MHP said 21-year-old Gerardo Sanchez of Louisville was driving the truck. Lexy Deese, 18, of Noxapater, was his passenger.
The county coroner pronounced Deese dead at the scene. Sanchez was pronounced dead at the hospital.
MHP is investigating the wreck.